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Jacob Sherman
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Birth: 1797, USA
Death: Nov. 23, 1869
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA

Son of Edward Sherman who arrived in America from Liverpool, England and settled in Newport, Herkimer County, New York. Mothers name unknown.

Fought in the War of 1812.

His father and mother removed to Minnesota in 1857. Jacob would move his family there in 1868 ending up in Clitherall, Otter Tail County, Minnesota, the home of the Cutlerite movement of the Morman Church.

Married Rhoda Stearns, daughter of Levi and Keziah (Wetherbee) Stearns.

Children:

Eleanor Colwell
Frederick
Jane
John
Theodore F.
Mary
Franklin B.
Cassius
Levi
William

Siblings:

Job
Mary
Eliza
Martha
Jane Sarah
Lucy

Alexandria Post, Alexandria, Douglas County, Minnesota

Saturday, December 4, 1869 page 4 column 3

Died

On the 23rd of November , 1869, at Silver Lake, in Otter Tail County, Jacob Sherman, aged 72 years. He leaves a wife, many children and a large circle of friends who mourn his loss. Yet all believe he will inherit a mansion prepared for the faithful. He was respected as a neighbor, honored as a father, and loved as a companion. May the blessing of Heaven rest upon his aged widow and comfort his bereaved family. 
 
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 Children:
  Eleanor Colwell Sherman Gould (1821 - 1898)*
  Franklin B Sherman (1835 - 1903)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Cemetery
Clitherall
Otter Tail County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: Lot # 54
 
Created by: charlott jones
Record added: Jan 29, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47295169
Jacob Sherman
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- charlott jones
 Added: Mar. 4, 2010
 
 
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